Departments & Services

Welcome and Introduction

The Municipality of the County of Pictou is the local government responsible for providing services to the citizens in the rural communities of Pictou County. The Municipality has a population of approximately 20600 and is the largest of the six municipal governments located in Pictou County. The Municipality provides services in the areas of public works, some local roads, sewer and water, recreation, in addition to other municipal services and governance. 

upcoming meetingsRatepayer Meetings
are a great opportunity for you to chat with your Councillor about concerns in your district.   Municipal Grant requests will also be accepted.

Here are a few upcoming meetings: 
District 1- April 24 at 7 p.m. at the French River Community Centre
District 7-  April 24 at 7 p.m. at the Millbrook Community Centre
District 6 - April 25 at 7p.m. at the Salem Church Hall
District 3 - May 9 at 7 p.m. at the Caribou Fire Hall.

Upcoming Events:

Go Clean Get Green - April 26 and 27. Registration details here.

National Day of Mourning Ceremony - Sunday, April 28 at Trenton Park at 6 p.m.   Everyone is Welcome. 

East Pictou School Reunion - July 19 and 20 

World Class Curling -  Pinty's Tour Challenge - Nov. 5 -10 at the Pictou County Wellness Centre. 

landfill4LANDFILL VOUCHERS AVAILABLE MAY 1ST:  Landfill Vouchers will be available from May 1 to November 30 to people who have a residential assessment in the Municipality of Pictou County. Two vouchers will be made available for each residential assessment in rural Pictou County. Read more about it here.